MO'O Dragon Halau O de Leon
Lua Halau O kaihewalu
MO'O Dragon (The Hidden Arts)
Hawaiian Lua, Wing Chun, Arnis_Kali, Kempo
MMA and Kobudo


Give us a call!
   (925) 200-2075




Our Instructors


No Description
 

 

Biography: Professor Carlos F. de Leon
Founder of MO'O Dragon System (The Hidden Arts)
Masters Hall of Fame Board Member 2003, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010 & 2011

Professor Carlos de Leon  Judan 10TH Degree Black belt in Mo’o Dragon with the Title of Kaiso (Founder), Hachidan 8th Degree Black belt in Kempo with the Title of Elder Grand Master of the Arts under the World Professional Black Belt Martial Art Organization, and the title of Hanshi under Kempo International Organization.  Professor de Leon also holds the title of Kumu Lua 7th degree Black Belt Hiku Kekele'ele'ele Kapena (Captain) in Hawaiian Lua, Tai Sigung in Wing Chun Gung Fu, Grand Tuhon in Arnis_Kali (Philippine Stickfighting)..
 

Professor de Leon started his Martial Arts training at the age of 4 under his father in the art of Kempo, which is the foundation of Professors de Leon's Martial Arts Training. 

Professor de Leon has also trained in Hawaiian Kenpo since 1978, and in Tae Kwon Do, Kick Boxing and combative empty hand and weapons training in the Guatemalan Army. Professor de Leon competed in Central and South American international tournaments where he was notorious for his kicks and speed. In 1992 Professor Carlos competed with the Guatemalan Army martial arts team and obtained first place as a team and first place as an individual. In 1993 Professor de Leon moved to the United States to the San Francisco Bay area and trained  in Shaolin Kempo 1993 to present, Wing chun Gung Fu 1996 to present, Shorinji Ryu Sato Ninjitsu 1996-1998, Kali arnis de mano (Kombatan) 1999 to present, And Hawaiian Lua 1999 to present. Professor de Leon continues to study Hawaiian Lua under Grand Master Olohe Solomon Kaihiwalu. Professor de Leon has been teaching in the United States for the past 22 years. 

Professor Carlos de Leon is the founder of the MO'O Dragon Halau O de Leon / Lua Halau O kaihewalu.

Professor Carlos de Leon was inducted into the Following Martial Arts Hall of Fame Organizations: 

  • Masters Hall of Fame 2002 Humanitarian Award
  • Masters Hall of Fame 2007 Silver Life Achievement Award
  • USA Martial Arts Hall of Fame 2009 Original founder of the Art Award "Kaiso"


The Mo'o Dragon Halau O de Leon /Lua Halau O kaihewalu currently has Black belt Instructors in 5 locations, 1 in Martinez California, 2 in Concord California, 1 in Clayton California and 1 in Arizona. As part of our dedication to the community we offer classes in MO'O Dragon system as well in the individual systems of Hawaiian Lua, Kempo karate, Wing Chun Gung Fu, and Arnis_Kali Philippino stickfighting, MMA and Kobudo.

Professor de Leon is available for classes in the San Francisco Bay Area, along with his assistant instructors Kyoshi Bernard Lapointe Shichidan 7th degree black belt, Kyoshi Matt Nocerino Shichidan 7th degree black belt, Renshi Jason Kohn Godan 5th degree black belt, Renshi Mark Cox Godan 5th degree black belt, Master Giorgio Famiglietti Yodan 4th degree black belt, Master Chris Delgado Yodan 4th degree black belt, Master Dave Bernhardt 4th degree black belt, Sensei Christina Blohm Sandan 3rd degree black belt.

Professor Carlos de Leon has a  Bachelor’s degree in Leadership Organizational Studies, a Master’s degree in Information Technology & Information Assurance, a PhD in Martial Arts Philosophy & Science,  and a PhD in Business Administration with a dissertation in Cyber Security and Policy in the Department of Defense.

Professor Carlos de Leon is a commissioned Officer in the Army National Guard. He is currently working as a Cyber Intelligence Officer for USCYBERCOM.



Past and Present Teachers - Mentors - Friends in the Martial Arts

Late Professor Oscar de Leon Olohe Solomon Kaihewalu  Kumu Lua Ron Burns
Late Sijo Emperado GM Ernesto Presas Kumu Lua Greg Shaner
Late Sensei Jose Guzman Sifu Bill Hernan Kumu Lua Ramsay Taum
Senior GM Ming Lum Professor Wally Jay Kumu Lua Nicolas Buelna
Professor Michael Whittle Professor James Muro Kumu Lua Tim Mcguire
Professor Max Pallen Jr. Shihan Jose Hernandez Kumu Lua IsidroTrujillo 
Soke David Dye Shihan Hans Ingebretsen Kumu Lua Jeff Mcguire
GM Scott Woods Sigung Edward Bansuelo Shihan Scott Merrill
GM Bob Maschmeier Kaiso Dave Bendigkeit Professor John Masculine
Shihan Jonathan Hamilton Shihan Adrian de Silva Professor Gary Deaver
Sifu Simon Mayers GM Eric Schumann Sensei Louis Jumomville
Sensei Ken Svane Grand Master Nunes Sifu Randy Ong


                          
           

  • No Description
    Kyoshi Matt Nocerino - Hanshi Carlos de Leon - Kyoshi Bernard Lapointe

    No Description
    Sensei Chris Delgado - Renshi Jason Kohn - Master Mark Cox
    Kyoshi Matt Nocerino - Hanshi Carlos de Leon - Kyoshi Bernard Lapointe


    No Description
    Joi Delgado Nidan Sensei - Derek Nordahl Nidan Sensei - Richard Bigham Nidan Sensei - Nico Lapointe Nidan Sensei
    Jennifer Blohm Nidan Sensei - Sean VanBeveren Nidan Sensei - Chris D. Sandan Sensei - Jason K. Yodan Master - Mark C. Sandan sensei
    Matt Nocerino Kyoshi - Carlos de Leon Hanshi - Bernard Lapointe Kyoshi


    No Description
    Joi D. Sensei - Chris D. Sensei - Richard B. Sensei - Derek N. Sensei - Jason K. Master
    Jennifer B. Sensei - Sean V. Sensei - Mark C. Sensei
    Matthew Nocerino Jr. - Jesse Llamas. - Nico Lapointe Sensei
    Matt Nocerino Kyoshi - Carlos de Leon Hanshi - Carlos de Leon Jr. - Bernard Lapointe Kyoshi
    Marcus Nocerino - Max Nocerino - Kiarra de Leon - Julia Llamas - Hailey Solis 

 Mo'o Dragon System Black Belts

          


PICTUREINSTRUCTOR INFO
Kyoshi Bernard Lapointe
Kyoshi Lapointe Shichidan 7th degree black belt with over 30 years of martial arts in Kempo, Arnis, Wing Chun, and Hawaiian Lua.

blapointe@saef.com

Kyoshi Matt Nocerino
Kyoshi Nocerino Shichidan 7th degree black belt with over 30 years of training in Kajukenbo, Arnis, Hawaiian Lua, and Wing Chun.

matt.nocerino@verizonwireless.com

Renshi Jason Kohn
Renshi Jason Kohn Godan 5th degree black belt with over 15 years of martial arts training in Kempo, Arnis, Wing Chun, and Hawaiian Lua.

jasonkohn@gmail.com

Renshi Mark Cox
Renshi Mark Godan 5th degree black belt with over 15 years of training in Kempo, Arnis, Wing Chun, and Hawaiian Lua.

markdcox@hotmail.com

Master Giorgio Famiglietti
Master Giorgio Yodan 4th degree black belt with over 15 years of training in Shotokan, kempo, Arnis, and Hawaiian Lua.

giofam@msn.com

Master Chris Delgado
Master Chris Yodan 4th degree black belt with over 11 years of training in Wing Chun, Hawaiian Lua, Arnis, Kempo, and MMA

cdelgado2001@msn.com

Sensei Christina Blohm
Sensei Christina Sandan 3rd degree black belt with over 13 years of training in Kempo, Arnis, Wing Chun and Hawaiian Lua.

lizblohm@pacbell.net

Sensei Richard Bigham
Sensei Richard Sandan 3rd degree black belt with over 10 years of training in Kempo, and Arnis.

rdbigham@gmail.com

Sensei Anthony Zumbo
Sensei Anthony Sandan 3rd degree black belt with over 10 years of training in Kempo, and Arnis.

amakempoarnis@hotmail.com

Sensei Sean Van Beveren
Sensei Sean Nidan 2nd degree black belt with over 10 years in Kempo, Arnis, Wing Chun, and Hawaiian Lua

jeff.vanbeveren@sbcglobal.net

Sensei Jennifer Blohm
Sensei Jennifer Nidan 2nd degree black belt with over 8 years in Kempo, Arnis, and Hawaiian Lua.

lizblohm@pacbell.net

Sensei Nico Lapointe
Sensei Nico Nidan 2nd degree black belt with over 8 years of training in Kempo, Arnis, and Hawaiian Lua.

blapointe@saef.com

Sensei Derek Nordahl
Sensei Nordahl Nidan 2nd degree black belt with over 8 year in Kempo Karate and Arnis de mano mano.

amakempoarnis@hotmail.com

Sensei Joi Delgado
Sensei Joi Shodan 1st degree black belt with over 6 year in Hawaiian Lua

jdelgadojr23@aol.com

Sensei Phil Land
Sensei Phil Land 1st degree Black Belt with over 4 years experience in the art of Hawaiian Lua

felipetierra@aol.com

Sensei Michael Zumbo
Sensei Zumbo is a Black belt in the Art of Wing Chun

mo_odragon@live.com

Sensei Corey Bitterman
Sensei Corey Shodan 1st degree black belt with over 9 years in Tae Kwon DO, Kempo, Arnis and Wing Chun.

amakempoarnis@hotmail.com

Kyosei Shannon O'neill
Kyosei Shannon Shodan 1st degree black belt with over 6 years in Kempo, Arnis, and Hawaiian Lua.

amakempoarnis@hotmail.com

Kyosei Gregory O'neill
Kyosei Gregory Shodan 1st degree with over 5 years of training in Kempo, Arnis, and Hawaiian Lua.

amakempoarnis@hotmail.com

Kyosei Stacy Moorehouse
Kyosei Stacy Shodan 1st degree with over 5 years of training in the art of Kempo Karate and Kombatan.

amakempoarnis@hotmail.com

Sensei Richard Madison
Sensei Richard Nidan 2nd degree black belt with over 15 years of training in Kempo, Arnis, and Wing Chun.

amakempoarnis@hotmail.com